Project Manager

SKYGRiD Construction is committed to redefining the delivery of construction projects by driving our relationship with the customer. Our strength in achieving this lies in our knowledge and experience of the industry and our enthusiasm in applying new ideas to construction management while respecting best practices. SKYGRiD Construction is energetic, flexible, agile and growing!

Project Manager- Residential Hi-Rise Project Values Range from $60 to $120 million

Currently we are seeking an experienced dynamic individual in our residential high rise division. SKYGRiD is a growing company so the applicant must be familiar with managing in a high pressure challenging environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide overall management, administrative and technical direction for one or more projects
  • Enforce company and project policies, main client interface, and are responsible for project performance including: budget/costs, schedule, quality and overall project status
  • Plan a construction project and prepare a construction schedule in conjunction with the Project Superintendent
  • Co-operate fully with the Project Superintendent to get the project completed
  • Process contract drawings and specifications and make ensure that the building is built in accordance with these documents
  • Prepare regular, timely and accurate billings for Owners, and ensure timely payment of subcontractor billings
  • Monitor in conjunction with the Project Superintendent, a project’s material and labour costs and ensure accurate quality reporting is being conducted
  • Have the ability to read, interpret, analyze and forecast a project’s cost reports and determine the status of the job in terms of schedule and costing
  • Be aware of unit costs and monitor and compare daily progress on site with that of the project’s estimate in conjunction with the Project Superintendent
  • Conduct and efficiently manage project meetings weekly, bi-weekly or monthly as needed
  • Assure compliance with project construction schedule budgets and assume responsibility for the commissioning of the project
  • Ensure the implementation of SKYGRiD’s Safety Program to create a safe work environment throughout the jobsite
  • Advise senior management of potential problems, work interferences or schedule difficulties while assisting in circumventing/resolving such conflicts
  • Co-ordinate, manage and communicate with all subcontractors and effectively deal with problems such as delivery, labor, schedule and payment disputes
  • Maintain excellent relationships with trade contractors, architects, consultants and our clients
  • Ensure comprehensive project close-out

Required Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Educational and experience requirements include a construction related degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience
  • Minimum of ten years construction experience
  • Thorough understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes, standards etc. and their impact on construction projects
  • Foresight to predict problems before they develop
  • Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, quality control, engineering drawings and other documents
  • Ability to assume responsibility, interface and have superior communication and interpersonal skills essential
  • Enthusiasm for challenge and new initiatives
  • Proficiency in Office and Project Management software (e.g. MS Office/Project)

Start date: TBD
Job location: Toronto, ON
Traveling required: 50% – GTA
Salary: TBD
Type: Permanent Full-Time

Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.